Man dies a week after Spartanburg Co. crash

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SPARTANBURG CO., SC (WSPA) – A moped driver has died a week after a crash on US-176 (South Pine Street) in Spartanburg County.

According South Carolina Highway Patrol, crash happened on US-176 near Dogan Court just after 9:00pm on April 20.

Troopers said a car struck a moped from behind while traveling westbound on US-176.

The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office said 65-year-old Rocky Steven Dantzler of Pacolet died at the hospital shortly before 1:00pm on Monday, April 27.

Highway Patrol said Dantzler was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Troopers said the driver of the car was not hurt and has been charged with driving too fast for conditions.

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